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[Gryaznov] Bishop George (secular name Alexander Ivanovich Griaznov, Александр Иванович Грязнов (January 26, 1934 – April 1, 2011) was the Russian Orthodox archbishop of Chelyabinsk and Zlatoust and later bishop of Lyudinovo, auxiliary bishop of the Kaluga eparchy. ...
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[robot] George is a British humanoid robot created by Tony Sale in 1949. The robot was built using scrap metals from a crashed RAF Wellington bomber. George was reactivated in 2010 by Sale and is on display at the Bletchley Park museum. ==History== In 1949 Tony Sale used the scrap metal from a grounded Wellington bomber to build a simple 6-...
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George

Meaning as a surname: Greek for a farmer.
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George

[n] - Christian martyr
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George

George (jôrj) noun [ French George , or Georges , a proper name, from Greek gewrgo`s husbandman, laborer; ge`a , gh^ , the earth + 'e`rgein to work; akin to English work . See Work .] 1. A figure of St. George (the pat...
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George

noun Elector of Hanover and the first Hanoverian King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1714 to 1727 (1660-1727)
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George

• (n.) A kind of brown loaf. • (n.) A figure of St. George (the patron saint of England) on horseback, appended to the collar of the Order of the Garter. See Garter.
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George

(from the article `nuclear weapon`) Just prior to the conference, on May 8 at Enewetak atoll in the western Pacific, a test explosion named George had successfully used a fission bomb ...
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George

king of Bohemia from 1458. As head of the conservative Utraquist faction of Hussite Protestants, he established himself as a power when Bohemia was ... [4 related articles]
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George

George A male personal name, from Latin Georgius, from Greek Georgios, 'husbandman, farmer'; from ge-, 'earth' + ergon, 'work'. The name introduced in England by the Crusaders (a vision of St. George played a key role in the First Crusade), but not common until after the Hanoverian succession (18th century); so, also Georgian (1855) in reference to...
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George

George is a character in King Henry VI part III. He becomes the Duke of Clarence.
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George

George is American slang for excellent, first-rate, fine.
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[operating system] GEORGE was the name given to a series of operating systems released by International Computers and Tabulators (ICT) in the 1960s, for the ICT 1900 series of computers. Initially the 1900 series machines, like the Ferranti-Packard 6000 on which they were based, ran a simple operating system known as executive which allowed...
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George

[given name] George is a widespread given name, derived from Greek Γεώργιος (Geōrgios) through the Latin Georgius. While it is commonly a masculine name, in English it is also rarely given as a feminine name. Its popularity is due to the widespread veneration of the Christian military saint Saint George (George of Lydda c. 275/281...
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George

[ship] `George` was an Australian sloop wrecked in 1806. George was a sloop of 28 tons that had been built on the Hawkesbury River, New South Wales for John Palmer of Sydney. On 15 May 1803 George ran aground on New Year`s Island on its way to Bass Strait. It was eventually refloated on 1 February 1804, although a carpenter drowned in the p...
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George

George, river, c.345 mi (560 km) long, rising in a lake on the Quebec-Labrador boundary, E Canada. It flows N through Indian Lake (125 sq mi/324 sq km) to Ungava Bay (an arm of Hudson Strait).
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George

A player who gives good tips. Slang.
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George

[Duala king] George or Joss, born Doo a Makongo or Doo a Mukonga, was a king of the Duala people in the late 18th century. Doo a Makongo was the son of Makongo a Njo. He lived at Douala on the Wouri estuary on the coast of Cameroon. By 1788–1790, Doo was a powerful ruler in the area. During this time, the British slave trade was at its he...
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George

[Blackadder] George was a supporting character that appeared in various adaptations of the BBC sitcom Blackadder, played by Hugh Laurie. Each series saw a different incarnation of the character, because each was set in a different period of history. He was most prominently featured in the third and fourth series, shouting almost all of his ...
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George

[Rainbow] George is an effeminate anthropomorphic pink hippo and a character of the popular children`s television programme Rainbow in the 1980s, voiced by Roy Skelton and operated by Malcolm Lord, Tony Holtham and later Craig Crane. Sporting long eyelashes, George often appeared to be initially outwitted by the more extrovert and egotistic...
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GEORGE

[computer] GEORGE was an early computer built in 1957 by Argonne National Laboratory, was based on the IAS architecture developed by John von Neumann. (The name `GEORGE` is apparently not an acronym. It may have been derived from the sentence, `Let George do it,` which was said when a person didn`t want to do something himself.) As with alm...
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George

[magazine] George was a glossy monthly magazine centered on the theme of politics-as-lifestyle co-founded by John F. Kennedy, Jr. (1960–1999) and Michael J. Berman with publisher Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S. in New York City in September 1995. Its tagline was `Not Just Politics as Usual`. It was published from 1995 to 2001. ==Overview==...
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George

George is a Greek name for boys. The meaning is `farmer` The name George is most commonly given to English and Welsh boys. George is at number 10 in the top 50 of English and Welsh boys (average of 10 years data) If it's too long you might use: Jórg Use for the other sex: Giorgia, Gyórgyi, Georgette, Georgine, Georgina, Georgia What do they use i...
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[programming language] The computer evaluated the expression as follows: the values of a, then x, were pushed onto the top of the accumulator stack; `dup` caused a copy of the top-most value (x) to be pushed onto the top of the accumulator stack; Multiply (×) caused the top two values, namely, x and x, to be removed (popped) and multiplied...
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[Karslidis] Venerable Elder and New Confessor Saint George (Karslidis) of Drama (Greek: Ὁ Όσιος Γεώργιος Καρσλίδης ο Ομολογητής), 1901 – November 4, 1959, was a Greek Elder{#tag:ref|In Orthodox theology, the charism of Eldership (itself an extenuation of Prophesy) continues to this day in monasticism. An...
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